Dr. Kenji Muro, MD

Dr. Kenji Muro, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Kenji Muro, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chicago, IL. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.

750 E Cerra Coppa Ste A

Chicago, IL 60014

Contact Information

(815) 455-1800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Muro's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muro treats Low Back Pain more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Muro treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muro treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Muro treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Chiari's Deformity
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muro treats Chiari's Deformity more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Muro treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari Malformation, Adult
  • Chiari Malformation, Pediatric

Dr. Muro's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kenji Muro, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chicago, IL. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • McGaw Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • McGaw Med Center
    Internship Hospital
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Muro's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Muro

4.0

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
75%
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4 Stars
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1 Star
25%
(5)

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Dr. Muro has to be the best neurosurgeon ever, and perhaps simply the best doctor ever, though I would be disloyal to my primary care doctor! When I first saw him several years ago after finding I have acromegaly, resulting in a benign tumor, I thought the worst. Dr. Muro’s kindness, understanding...Read More
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Dr Muro operated my husband after the motorcycle accident. He is the best doctor i have ever dealed with. Very nice ,knowledge and was always happy to answer all of the questions i had...
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Had hemorrhagic stroke and taken to E.R.. Operated on by Dr. Muro who removed the blood/performed craniotomy. Stayed in ICU for month with daily visits by the doctor, as well as him dealing with other hurdles during my stay. I was 0 out of 5 for brain activity when I arrived and now have no memory...Read More
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I was not at all happy with Dr. Muro. His assistant was very helpful in answering questions & explaining things to me, however, Dr. Muro was not. His assistant spent a great deal of time with me but Dr. Muro spent all of maybe 10 minutes with me (I don't think it was even 10 minutes). I have...Read More
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I would NOT recommend Dr. Muro. He showed no compassion or understanding. His manner was flippant and condescending. I have had two previous spinal surgeries (performed by someone else), and have had Degenerative Disc Disease and Osteoarthritis for over 14 years. I did not appreciate his attitude...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

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